School Readiness

NEW NATIONAL POLL: Majorities Of Trump And Clinton Supporters Unite On Early Childhood Education -

Washington, D.C. – In an otherwise polarized election, 90 percent of voters – including 78 percent of Trump supporters and 97 percent of Clinton supporters – agree that Congress and the next president must make quality early childhood education more accessible and affordable to low- and middle-income families. The poll released today by the First Five Years Fund (FFYF) found that by a three-to-one margin, voters prefer the next … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

March 21-25, 2016 Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage Beyond Pre-K: District of Columbia-Area Foundation Aids Infants and Toddlers Education Week How Investing in Youth Curbs Poverty Media Planet Presidential Candidates Prospects for the Next President Keeping John B. King Jr. as Education Secretary Education Week National News Omidyar Network Leads $1.6M Seed Round for Tinkergarten Citybizlist – New York … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

March 14-18, 2016 Presidential Candidates Chelsea Clinton’s visit highlights importance of early childhood education Columbia Missourian Online Early Education Should Be a No-brainer for Presidential Candidates The Huffington Post Hillary Clinton Releases New Ad Targeting Arizona’s Abysmal Education Record Phoenix New Times National News Costs of Inequality: For Blacks and Hispanics, Faster Lives and Quicker Deaths S. News & World … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

February 22-26, 2015 Presidential Candidates Sanders on affordable child care MSNBC How Meaty Are the Presidential Candidates’ Online K-12 Positions? Education Week Op-Ed: Save the Children Action Network Dallas County News National News A growing number of states are turning to an unconventional public/private financing arrangement to help address social problems Associated Press Early Childhood Programs Missing Many … Read More